michigan state police

SW Michigan
5:23 pm
Tue July 1, 2014

State Steps Up Drunk Driving Patrols

The Michigan State Police will send out extra patrols this week and next to crack down on drunk driving around the Fourth of July holiday.

The MSP says motorists can expect stepped-up enforcement of drunk-driving laws in 26 counties around the state. That includes Allegan, Berrien, Kalamazoo, Calhoun, Jackson and Van Buren counties in southwest Michigan.

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6:33 am
Tue April 2, 2013

State police force increases

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The Michigan State Police swore in 90 new troopers on Friday.
Michigan has 90 new state police troopers. The troopers were sworn in Friday in Lansing. The new troopers join a Michigan State Police force that is at its lowest staffing levels since the 1960's. Governor Rick Snyder promised the new troopers that will change.